Pakistan vs Australia Betting: Overview
Australia will be touring Pakistan for the first time in 24 years. The island nation last toured Pakistan in 1998 when the Mark Taylor-led side won a three-match Test series. The decision to tour Pakistan was taken through a thorough security and safety assessment which also consisted of a reconnaissance visit made by Australian officials to the sub-continent nation.
The first Test match will be played at the Rawalpindi Cricket Stadium in Rawalpindi. Meanwhile, the second game will be held at the National Stadium in Karachi, followed by the third fixture at the Gaddafi Stadium in Lahore.
All games of the three-match ODI series will take place at the Rawalpindi Cricket Stadium in Rawalpindi. Meanwhile, the one-off T20I will also be played in Rawalpindi.
|Pakistan vs Australia 1st Test Match Details|
|Date of Series: 4th to 8th of March 2022|
|Match Time: 10:30 AM IST|
|Stadium: Rawalpindi Cricket Stadium, Rawalpindi|
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Pakistan vs Australia Tips & Prediction
The upcoming fixtures between Pakistan and Australia are almost too difficult to predict. The upcoming tour will also have plenty of historical significance considering the huge gap between the last time Australia toured Pakistan. The last time both these sides met was during the T20 World Cup, when Australia defeated Pakistan by five wickets in Dubai.
Chasing a target of 177 runs, Australia reached 177 for five in 19 overs. Opener David Warner registered 49 runs off 30 balls. Meanwhile, Matthew Wade and Marcus Stoinis smashed unbeaten knocks of 41 and 40 runs respectively to take the Aussies past the finishing line. Shadab Khan was in decent form for Pakistan’s bowling department and took four wickets.
Initially, Pakistan posted 176 for four in 20 overs with Mohammad Rizwan smashing 67 runs off 52 balls. Meanwhile, Fakhar Zaman was unbeaten after hitting 55 off 32 deliveries. Veteran pacer Mitchell Starc took two wickets for Australia in four overs and conceded 38 runs.
In terms of form, Pakistan hasn’t lost a match since their exit from the T20 World Cup. They defeated Bangladesh 3-0 in a three-match T20I series, followed by a 2-0 win in a two-game Test series. Following the Bangladesh series, Pakistan also defeated West Indies 3-0 in a three-match T20I series.
Meanwhile, Australia has also been in dominating form since their T20 World Cup glory. The Pat Cummins-led side retained the Ashes series, winning 4-0. In February, the Aussies also cruised to a 4-1 win against Sri Lanka in a five-match T20I series.
There will be many players who will be aiming to put in good displays in the upcoming Tests, ODIs and the one-off T20I. Here are the markets, where people can place their bets on during the upcoming tour:
Match Result In Pakistan vs Australia Match
This is a three-way market with each match having a winner and loser. The match could also end as a draw.
Recommended Betting Tip For Match Result: Australia
Toss In Pakistan vs Australia Match
The toss will take place 30 minutes before every match and its all on the captains. The captain, who will win the toss, will decide to either bat or field first. The decision will be made on the basis of the team’s strengths or the conditions.
It’s a two-way market with Team A or Team B.
Recommended Betting Tip For Toss Winner In Pakistan vs Australia Match: Pat Cummins, Aaron Finch
Most Sixes In Pakistan vs Australia Match
The most sixes market is highly popular due to the presence of big hitters in both teams. The best way to place a bet on this market is to know how many sixes a team registers on an average and also how an outfit concedes on an average.
The playing XI can also make a big difference.
Also, a team with players who prefer singles over boundaries won’t be a good option to place bets on.
Recommended Betting Tip For Most Sixes In Pakistan vs Australia Match: Mohammad Rizwan, David Warner, Aaron Finch
Most Fours In Pakistan vs Australia Match
This market is also similar to the sixes market.
Recommended Betting Tip For Most Fours In Pakistan vs Australia Match: Babar Azam, David Warner, Aaron Finch
Top Batter In Pakistan vs Australia Match
Each team will have 11 players each, so everyone will need to choose who will be the best batter in the game. There are 11 options and you can’t choose across both outfits. During a tie between both players, you get paid out at half the odds.
Recommended Betting Tip For Top Batter In Pakistan vs Australia Match: Mohammad Rizwan, Aaron Finch
Top Bowler In Pakistan vs Australia Match
This market is like the top batter market but has limited options as each team will be having only five to six bowlers. Research is needed for this market.
Recommended Betting Tip For Top Bowler In Pakistan vs Australia: Shaheen Afridi, Adam Zampa
Player To Score A Century In Pakistan vs Australia Match
This is also a highly popular market with everyone getting a option of 11 players across both teams.
Recommended Betting Tip For Player To Score Century In Pakistan vs Australia Match: Steve Smith, Babar Azam
Player To Score A Half-Century In Pakistan vs Australia Match
This is similar to the century market with everyone getting a option of 11 players across both teams.
Recommended Betting Tip For Player To Score Century In Pakistan vs Australia Match: Steve Smith, Babar Azam
Schedule For Pakistan vs Australia
|Pakistan vs Australia (1st test)||Test||4th – 8th March||Rawalpindi Cricket Stadium, Rawalpindi||10:30 AM IST|
|Pakistan vs Australia (2nd test)||Test||12th – 16th March||National Stadium, Karachi||10:30 AM IST|
|Pakistan vs Australia (3rd Test)||Test||21st – 25th March||Gaddafi Stadium, Lahore||10:30 AM IST|
|Pakistan vs Australia (1st ODI)||ODI||29th March||Rawalpindi Cricket Stadium, Rawalpindi||10:30 AM IST|
|Pakistan vs Australia (2nd ODI)||ODI||31st March||Rawalpindi Cricket Stadium, Rawalpindi||10:30 AM IST|
|Pakistan vs Australia (3rd ODI)||ODI||2nd April||Rawalpindi Cricket Stadium, Rawalpindi||10:30 AM IST|
|Pakistan vs Australia (One-off T20I)||T20I||5th April||Rawalpindi Cricket Stadium, Rawalpindi||3:30 PM IST|
Here are the latest squad updates and key players in both teams before you bet in the upcoming Pakistan vs Australia matches.
The Pakistan Cricket Board (PCB) have announced a 15-member squad for the upcoming Test series and are yet to reveal a roster for the white-ball matches. All-rounder Mohammad Nawaz has been ruled out of the upcoming home series due to a foot injury. Also, the players involved in the Pakistan Super League (PSL), who are also a part of the Tests, will travel to Islamabad in a bubble on February 28.
Pakistan Squad For Test Series: Babar Azam (c), Mohammad Rizwan (vc), Abdullah Shafique, Azhar Ali, Faheem Ashraf, Fawad Alam, Haris Rauf, Hasan Ali, Imam-ul-Haq, Nauman Ali, Sajid Khan, Saud Shakeel, Shaheen Shah Afridi, Shan Masood, Zahid Mahmood .
Australia have named a strong squad for the upcoming red-ball and white-ball series against Pakistan. Pat Cummins will be captaining the side with Marnus Labuschagne and Mitchell Marsh also slotted in as the all-rounder. Meanwhile, Test batters Steve Smith, Labuschagne, Travis Head have also been named in the white-ball squad. Cummins, Josh Hazlewood and Mitchell Starc will be sitting out the white-ball tour with the Aussies to rely on Sean Abbott, Jason Behrendorff, Nathan Ellis and Kane Richardson.
Australia Squad For Test Series: David Warner, Marcus Harris, Steve Smith, Usman Khawaja, Marnus Labuschagne, Travis Head, Mitchell Marsh, Cameron Green, Ashton Agar, Alex Carey, Josh Inglis, Pat Cummins (c), Mitchell Starc, Nathan Lyon, Josh Hazlewood, Scott Boland, Mark Steketee, Mitchell Swepson.
Australia Squad For ODI Series & T20I: Aaron Finch (c), Steve Smith, Travis Head, Marnus Labuschagne, Mitchell Marsh, Marcus Stoinis, Sean Abbott, Ashton Agar, Cameron Green, Alex Carey, Josh Inglis, Ben McDermott, Jason Behrendorff, Nathan Ellis, Kane Richardson, Adam Zampa.
Here are the top players from both teams that you should consider while placing bets on Australia’s tour of Pakistan:
Babar Azam: Babar Azam will bbe key to Pakistan in the Test series and is currently ninth in the ICC Test Batting Rankings, with 750 rating points. In Test cricket, Azam has registered 2461 runs off 37 matches with five centuries and 19 fifties. He will be important for Pakistan in terms of scoring runs in the three-match Test series.
Shaheen Afridi: Shaheen Afridi is currently fourth in the ICC Test Bowling Rankings with 822 rating points. In 21 Test matches, he has taken 86 wickets in 21 matches. He will be leading his side’s pace attack in the upcoming Test series.
David Warner: Despite being a white-ball expert, David Warner will be crucial to Australia’s ambitions in the upcoming Test series. He is currently 11th in the ICC Test Batting Rankings with 714 rating points. Warner hasn’t been included in the roster for the white-ball games and will only be playing in the Test series. In 91 Test matches, he has smashed 7584 runs with 24 tons and 32 half-centuries.
Adam Zampa: Adam Zampa is currently ranked 16th in the ICC ODI Bowling Rankings with 625 rating points. Meanwhile, the spinner is fifth in ICC T20I Bowling Rankings with 719 rating points. Zampa hasn’t been included in the Test squad and will be playing in the ODIs and one-off T20I. In 64 ODI matches, he has taken 97 wickets and in 61 T20Is, he has bagged 70 dismissals.
Pakistan have been in good form since their T20 World Cup exit. They faced Bangladesh in a three-match T20I series and two-game Test series, winning 3-0 and 2-0. They also defeated West Indies 3-0 in a three-match T20I series.
Meanwhile, Australia won the T20 World Cup in November last year. After the T20 World Cup, they retained the Ashes series, winning 4-0 vs England. Also, Australia defeated Sri Lanka 4-1 in a five-match T20I series .
Key Stats for Pakistan vs Australia
Pakistan and Australia have a huge history of playing against each other with the most recent being in last year’s T20 World Cup. Here are some key stats and facts that you must keep in mind while betting in Australia’s tour of Pakistan:
- In T20I format, Pakistan have won more matches against Australia. Pakistan have won 13 times and Australia have won 8 times in T20Is.
- Pakistan hasn’t lost a single match since their T20 World Cup exit.
- The last time Australia toured Pakistan, the island nation came out on top in a Test series.
Pakistan vs Australia Historical Data
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